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More space on monetary side than fiscal for boosting growth: Sanyal

Economic growth hit over six-year low of 5 per cent for the first quarter ended June 2019 mainly driven by demand slowdown.

18 Sep 2019 12:42 PM

'Blueprint ready': Govt mulling fourth booster dose to revive economy

Last week, the government announced a slew of measures to boost exports and the real estate sector.

18 Sep 2019 9:24 AM

Govt mulling another booster dose to reinvigorate economy

The blue print for the stimulus is ready that would be announced by FM Nirmala Sitharaman in the next few days, an official said.

17 Sep 2019 6:39 PM

Petrol, diesel price see steepest hike since Budget, govt says concerned after Saudi attack

Petrol price was increased by 14 paisa per litre to Rs 72.17 and diesel by 15 paisa to Rs 65.58 per litre in New Delhi.

17 Sep 2019 5:45 PM

Emerging economies like India more vulnerable to big oil price moves: Report

According to the report, when rise in oil prices are driven more by supply-side factors it is more damaging to large net oil importers.

17 Sep 2019 3:00 PM

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Vyapar, Mobile Billing software for MSMEs raises Rs36 cr from IndiaMART

The investment will also help the brand, to expand its network to new cities, with core focus on Technology.

17 Sep 2019 9:55 AM

5 pc Q1 growth surprise; economy will look up with measures taken: RBI Gov Das

He said that the RBI has been cutting rates to give a boost to the economy as slowdown was visible for past few months.

16 Sep 2019 7:28 PM

Saudi assures India of no oil supply shortage: Oil Min

A massive drone strike on the world's largest crude-processing facility operated by Saudi Arabia's Aramco has driven up oil prices.

16 Sep 2019 7:17 PM

Working towards early resolution of trade issues with US: Goyal

India and US are negotiating a trade package by ironing out trade issues with an aim to promote the two-way commerce.

16 Sep 2019 5:09 PM

Unsold spectrum resulted in Rs 5.4 lakh crore losses, claims BIF

BIF said the reserve price of 5G spectrum is 'too high', works out to be 4 times higher than other countries.

16 Sep 2019 4:56 PM

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Govt keen to bring India among top 25 countries in ease of business: Kant

Govt has tried to cut away human intervention and that is a reason why India was able to rise in ease of doing business rankings.

16 Sep 2019 1:06 PM

Wholesale price inflation unchanged at 1.08 per cent in Aug

The wholesale price index (WPI)-based inflation was at 1.08 per cent in July this year and 4.62 per cent in August 2018.

16 Sep 2019 1:01 PM

Incentives for exports to boost shipments: Exporters

FIEO said the new measures in form of incentives and refund of taxes will go a long way in enhancing the growth prospects.

15 Sep 2019 6:54 PM

Inflation under control, clear signs of revival in factory output: Sitharaman

The government has mandated the Reserve Bank of India to keep the retail inflation in the band of 2-6 per cent.

14 Sep 2019 3:33 PM

RBI proposes Rs 200 cr minimum capital for small banks

The foreign shareholding in the small finance bank would be as per the extant FDI policy for private sector banks.

14 Sep 2019 12:07 PM

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Exports decline 6 pc to USD 26.13 bn; trade deficit narrows

Export sectors that recorded positive growth in the last month include iron ore, electronic goods, spices, and marine products.

13 Sep 2019 7:28 PM

GST Council meets next Friday; tax rate cut to hinge on revenue position

The argument propagated has been to boost the consumption and the domestic demand by reducing GST rates further.

13 Sep 2019 7:19 PM

World Bank to sanction Rs 3,000 crore for food parks: Govt

Minor formalities remain to be completed on this front before the first disbursement, MoS for Food Processing Industries said.

13 Sep 2019 5:44 PM

RBI likely to go for further policy easing in Oct 4 meet

The central bank has already reduced the key policy rate four times in the current calendar year

13 Sep 2019 1:38 PM

US, China trade war could lower global GDP by 0.8 per cent in 2020: IMF

IMF spokesman Gerry Rice said trade tensions were beginning to affect a world economy already many facing challenges.

13 Sep 2019 11:56 AM

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